August 17, 2008

Antony and The Johnsons: New EP October 7th + MP3s

Just found the following news item on Antony's website:

Antony and the Johnsons will release a new 5 song EP, entitled "Another World," available in shops on October 7th. To celebrate, Antony and the Johnsons will present 2 special events accompanied by a 20 piece orchestra playing scores co-arranged with Nico Muhly. On October 14th the band will play at the Walt Disney Hall in Los Angeles, and on October 16th they will be resident at the Apollo theater in Harlem.

Please see the events page for details and tickets sales.

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In anticipation of what Antony will release here's some live, in-studio, and covers mp3s to tide us all over until then.

candy says (velvet underground cover)
you are my sister (white session)
be my husband (Live - nina simone cover)
hope there's someone (w/ brendan butler @ XFM)
strange fruit (Live - billie holiday cover)
as tears go by (rolling stones cover)
all is loneliness (Live - moondog cover)

BUY Antony and The Johnsons here and here.

3 comments:

  1. Sixeyes, you are fabulous dahling! Thanks so much for these little precious gems of Antony! They're brilliant and I cannot wait for October to roll around!

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  2. oh, god, now I'm blushing all over.
    you're welcome, m.j.

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  3. oh, i am sad i missed these and now they are not available anymore :(

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